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Spear

Object Number:AF4573
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nyangara
Provenience: Kenya
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Length: 268 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lawson S. Propst and William Wight, 1917

Description

Roughly forged, no ferrule, instead a short spiral of iron around butt. "Old man's spear". Socket held on shaft by band of hide shrunk on.

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